High blood pressure: in Saint-Etienne, the AIMV offers free screenings without an appointment

High blood pressure: in Saint-Etienne, the AIMV offers free screenings without an appointment
High blood pressure: in Saint-Etienne, the AIMV offers free screenings without an appointment

On the occasion of World High Blood Pressure Day, this Friday, May 17, the care team of the Amaelles / AIMV association (a major player in home help in the Loire) is organizing a “health prevention” event. : “Take control of your blood pressure, get tested for free by a team of professionals”. High blood pressure is the leading chronic disease in the world – one in three people affected in France – and one of the main cardiovascular risk factors. “The objective of this action is therefore to help understand the pathology and its risk factors in order to prevent its appearance. » Program led by nurses: information to understand high blood pressure and its consequences on health; workshop on risk factors, dietary and lifestyle advice/prevention, free blood pressure measurement.

This Friday, May 17, from 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Soleil district social center, 24 rue Beaunier in Saint-Etienne. Rens. at 04 77 33 12 94 or by email: [email protected].

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